Be Social Media Savvy when it comes to your career… 

Roving Careers Reporter Beka Kimberley offers advice on your digital footprint. If you have been following our blog over this year (and if you haven’t, you really should- it’s very good!) you will have seen some posts on how to present yourself on LinkedIn.  That’s really important, after all LinkedIn is increasingly being used by a… More Be Social Media Savvy when it comes to your career… 

Linklaters Online Internship Experience

If you are thinking of a career in law, this could be a great opportunity. Linklaters are launching an online ‘internship’ experience programme launched through the Inside Sherpa platform. Linklaters see this serving a key purpose from a diversity/social mobility perspective. They are aware that for many students, moving to London and/or completing an internship… More Linklaters Online Internship Experience

Guest Post: Graduate Applications – Dos and Don’ts by the CEO of a Sustainable Business

Smruti Sriram is the CEO of Supreme Creations and Bags of Ethics – the world’s largest ethical manufacturer of reusable bags, eco-packaging for luxury goods and sustainable giveaways for promotion made from fabrics. They produce tote bags for London Fashion Week, branded makeup bags for L’Oreal, and support many ecommerce businesses for reusable packaging around… More Guest Post: Graduate Applications – Dos and Don’ts by the CEO of a Sustainable Business

China-UK Entrepreneurship Competition

Here’s a great competition for aspiring entrepreneurs… This competition focuses on 8 areas of technological innovation, namely robotics and automation systems and Internet of Things, satellite and space technology, medical technology and regenerative medicine, synthetic biology, agricultural technology, high-end materials, energy storage and energy saving, IT and digital technologies. The competition, jointly organised by China… More China-UK Entrepreneurship Competition

Testing Times

 Here’s a message from our friends in the Civil Service . It’s  a chance to practice online recruitment tests, which is very useful whatever career you are thinking of. Be quick: the deadline to participate is 30th June. Call for volunteers – Exciting Online Test Practice Opportunity. Do you need to sit online recruitment tests… More Testing Times

Ambitious about Autism

A great opportunity  from our friends at Ambitious About Autism! Three-month internship opportunity SAP UK Ambitious about Autism and SAP UK are excited to offer a three-month internship for a young person with autism aged 21-25 years old with an interest in finance. The role will be paid at approximately £24,000 (pro rata for three… More Ambitious about Autism

Fintech Masters funding opportunity

      Funding postgraduate study is hard, especially in the Capital. With student fees ever-increasing, and the cost of accommodation rising exponentially, a master’s degree can appear a daunting endeavour. However, Spotcap – a global fintech start-up established in 2014 – is offering an £8k fellowship to one UK-based master’s or MBA student, studying… More Fintech Masters funding opportunity

Did someone say “Rockstar developer”? Tips to bag that coveted software engineering job.

Top tips and an excellent initiative in this guest post from King’s student Sivaranjani Subramanian. It is term 3 and the pressure of job interviews is upon us. After working as a software engineer for 3 years, I returned to academia for my Master’s degree at KCL, which makes this my round 2 of job… More Did someone say “Rockstar developer”? Tips to bag that coveted software engineering job.

Calling all current and future freelancer students

Calling all current and future freelancer students! You can now get yourself a free membership to The Association of Independent Professionals and the Self-Employed (IPSE). Lots of students run a side-business or side-hustle to supplement their income during university and gain some extra experience. This could be anything from tutoring and teaching to graphic and… More Calling all current and future freelancer students